George Mason University is about to get a lot hotter.

Marc Anthony, the world’s top-selling salsa artist, will be performing on Sept. 11 at the Patriot Center.

Anthony, a Latin recording artist also known for being Jennifer Lopez’s husband, has sold more than 10 million albums worldwide. Born and raised in New York City, Anthony has not forgotten his Puerto Rican roots.

With hits like “I Need to Know” and “Dímelo,” he has topped Billboard charts and become an icon.

Anthony is known to be a high-energy performer. From winning five Grammy Awards to being the only salsa artist to sell out Madison Square Garden, he has a galvanizing stage presence. In addition to his music credentials, he has performed in films and Broadway productions.

His latest album, Iconos, brings back a collection of classic Spanish ballads from artists such as José José, Juan Gabriel and José Luis Perales.

With a mix of classic ballads, Latin pop and salsa music, Anthony is sure to shake up the stage with hits from the past and present.

For tickets, call the Patriot Center box office at 703- 573-SEAT or visit them online at